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Sgt Robert L Doremus, 301BG

"Robert L Doremus of Henrietta, OK. 20 yr old waist gunner on the flying Fortress in which AP Correspondant Wes Gallagher witnessed a big raid on Tunis, goes into action against enemy fighters approaching the bomber. Gallagher took the picture."



  • 301st Bomb Group

    301st Bomb Group

    Activated 3-February-1942 at Geiger Field, Washington and equipped with B-17s. On 27-May-1942 the ground unit moved to Alamogordo Army Air Field, New Mexico, and the aircraft went to Muroc Army Air Field (now Edwards Air Force Base), California for...


  • Robert Doremus

    Military | Chief Master Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Assigned to 352BS, 301BG, 8AF USAAF. Waist Gunner aboard B-17 41-24352 'Holey Joe', 1942-43. Retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Chief Master Sergeant in the 1960's. ...


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14 September 2021 12:40:56 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations